Elemental Upgrades Video Processing Line

Feb. 16, 2013
Elemental Technologies announced support for next-generation GPU and CPU architectures with its software-based video processing solutions. The company has launched NVIDIA Tesla GPU accelerator and Intel Sandy Bridge-based versions of its Elemental Live and Eleme...
Elemental Technologies announced support for next-generation GPU and CPU architectures with its software-based video processing solutions. The company has launched NVIDIA Tesla GPU accelerator and Intel Sandy Bridge-based versions of its Elemental Live and Elemental Server products to double the performance of its previous generation solutions.Along with processor upgrades across its product line, Elemental has new form factors available from SuperMicro, Dell and HP. Customers can opt for systems with a dual power supply, in a desktop form factor and with a quieter chassis. Additional options include ASI input, Pro-MPEG support, and cloud-based video processing. The company says Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSA) was the first customer to test, evaluate and deploy the latest-generation systems.The company has also announced version 2.0 of its video processing software with unified support for multiple codecs, delivery standards and content protection technologies. It's intended to let customers across market segments more widely deploy and monetize multiscreen video services. Release 2.0 is now available for Elemental's suite of products for video processing, packaging and streaming live and on-demand video.